I have a degree in natural sciences, a PhD in plant ecology and biosystematics, and plants are my passion. I am interested in nature conservation, and I am convinced that the development of a territory passes through its knowledge. I have been walking on the mountains of San Martino for 30 years, so I think I can say I know them and their flora. My wife, Teresa, will join us during the excursion;…
We will take a walk through a rich mediterranean vegetation near San Martino, to the ruins of the house of the snow-pit (about 750 m a.s.l.), where in the past the snow was collected and pressed into ice; then, in summer, it was carried to Palermo to preserve food, to make ice-creams or for other uses. The plants will serve as a common thread and as a key to access the natural history as well as…
You can reach the starting point with public busses from Palermo (Sommatinese, http://www.sommatinese.it - I suggest to call) or by car. I can give you geographical coordinates after you will confirm.
Trekking shoes and clothes
waterproof jacket for possible rains
$24 / 人
$24 / 人